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Borealis

Exotic Sniper Rifle Void
Review Rating
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“Project Borealis's onboard systems contain a pocket energy matrix capable of changing its alignment in a near instant to mimic the spectral frequencies of mapped energy types. The science is groundbreaking, but volatile. We're lucky to have this first, stable model available for active combat use. More will surely come, but for now, the Borealis is the only one of its kind that I trust for real world application.” “Sounds dangerous.” “If the internal matrix misaligns for any reason during its shift between outputs—damage, wear, a flaw in its production—the resulting feedback could [REDACTED].” “That bad, huh?” “If your definition of ‘bad' includes the [REDACTED] then yes, ‘bad' begins to describe it.”

PvP Insights

Usage 0.0770% #168
Kills 0.0550% #175
Headshots 0.0980% #107

Item Statistics

Selecting weapon perks and mods can alter the stats shown below.

Impact
90
Range
54
Stability
52
Handling
73
Reload Speed
69
Rounds/Min 72
Magazine 4
Aim Assistance
65
Inventory Size
55
Recoil Direction
55
Zoom
45

Legends

Source: Exotic engrams; extremely rare world drops.

Version Log

Season 0
  • Modified - 1/27/2020
  • Modified - 12/9/2019
  • Modified - 11/11/2019
Season 8 Destiny 2: Shadowkeep
  • Modified - 10/28/2019
  • Modified - 9/30/2019
Season 7 Season of the Opulence: Penumbra
  • Modified - 5/31/2019
Season 6 Season of the Drifter: Joker's Wild
  • Modified - 3/4/2019
Season 5 Season of the Forge: Black Armory
  • Modified - 1/28/2019
  • Modified - 11/30/2018
Season 4 Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Modified - 11/5/2018
  • Modified - 10/11/2018
  • Modified - 9/17/2018
  • Modified - 8/31/2018
  • Modified - 8/27/2018
Season 3 Destiny 2 Expansion II: Warmind
  • Modified - 6/26/2018
  • Modified - 5/23/2018
  • Modified - 5/15/2018
  • Modified - 5/7/2018
Season 2 Destiny 2 Expansion I: Curse of Osiris
  • Modified - 4/3/2018
  • Modified - 1/23/2018
  • Modified - 12/11/2017
  • Modified - 12/4/2017
Season 1 Destiny 2 Release
  • Modified - 11/14/2017
  • Modified - 10/18/2017
  • Added - 9/5/2017

Reviews

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2 days ago on Steam
이온반환 충전되면 반짝거림 존멋
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Kind of nice just to laugh at Match Game activities. A bullet for every shield type.
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Borealis
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For its Impact class, Borealis is surprisingly well-rounded stat=wise. Better in PvE than PvP; its bonus damage can be stored for later as well!
3 weeks ago on Steam
3 weeks ago on Steam
Aurora Borealis?
3 weeks ago on Xbox
Hard hitting
3 weeks ago on Xbox
Better than most sniper rifles. Packs a wallop and is easier to handle
4 weeks ago on Steam
One of the best snipers for 950/980 NF. Super Underrated.
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not the best sniper, but is very flexible for getting damage type bounties off quickly
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